Brazen Beau gained his first Group winner thanks to a brilliant display of raw speed by Colada to win the G2 Stan Fox Stakes at Randwick on Saturday, 12 October.
Josh Parr’s decision to ride Shadow Hero in the Spring Champion Stakes at Randwick has been vindicated with the promising stayer scoring a hard-fought Group One win.
Super Seth has delivered on his potential in the stallion-making Caulfield Guineas, launching home late to deny the previously unbeaten Queensland colt Alligator Blood in the final stride of the $2 million Group One race.
The prospect of partnering Kiwi-bred stayer Surprise Baby in next month’s Gr.1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) is enough to make a gruelling few weeks well worthwhile for jockey Jordan Childs.
Exultant pleased his connections at Sha Tin this morning (Friday, 11 October) as he ramped up his preparation toward an attempt at becoming just the third horse to win the G1 LONGINES Hong Kong Vase back-to-back.
In-form jockey James McDonald will have to produce some more magic this weekend if Kubrick is going to overcome a wide barrier in the Group 1 $2m Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday.
Trainer Joe Pride has been enthusiastic about the Golden Eagle concept since it was announced earlier this year and will be even more so if Fasika stamps herself as a live chance in the $500,000 Silver Eagle (1300m) at Randwick on Saturday.
Andrew Forsman, who trains in partnership with Murray Baker, is welcoming the forecast rain ahead of the Gr.1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on Saturday.